Service/Procedure Summary

Tubal Ligation is also known as 'getting your tubes tied.' This operation is performed to block off a woman's fallopian tubes to prevent pregnancy.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
134 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
199 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
31 days
177 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
134 days
154 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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183 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
28 days
59 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
93 days
88 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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151 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
Yarmouth
56 days
42 days
Amherst
41 days
62 days
North Sydney
63 days
103 days
New Glasgow
104 days
82 days
North Sydney
105 days
132 days
Truro
122 days
132 days
New Glasgow
187 days
135 days
Kentville
199 days
375 days
Yarmouth
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Bridgewater
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Kentville
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North Sydney
50 days
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Sydney
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
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Bridgewater
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North Sydney
49 days
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Dartmouth
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162 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
35 days
29 days
Yarmouth
50 days
34 days
Amherst
39 days
50 days
New Glasgow
53 days
61 days
North Sydney
77 days
71 days
Truro
94 days
90 days
Kentville
38 days
168 days
New Glasgow
160 days
97 days
Yarmouth
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Bridgewater
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Kentville
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North Sydney
28 days
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Sydney
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Kentville
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Yarmouth
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Bridgewater
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North Sydney
20 days
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Dartmouth
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125 days

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